By Jillian Viljoen
For those of us familiar with the John Wick movies, John has a tattoo across his back which reads "Fortis Fortuna Adiuvat". That is a Latin proverb which translates to "fortune favours the bold" or “fortune favours the brave”. John Wick’s character faces constant adversity resulting in action-filled movies with John triumphing against all odds due to his tenacity and unwavering determination to survive. The meaning of the Latin proverb is lived out in John’s courage and bravery when facing difficulties. But do we need to triumph over extreme adversity, like John Wick, to achieve success?
which will assist us to navigate our way to the completion of our qualification. This same determination propels us when we pursue postgraduate studies. We face our fears and challenges with courage and bravery and we overcome and are successful.